Press Releases 05/9/2017
Tillis Statement On Confirmation of Heather Wilson As Secretary Of The Air Force
We are at a time when we need strong leadership in the Air Force, and I have confidence Dr. Wilson is up for the task.
Press Releases 05/5/2017
Tillis Urges Trump To Prioritize Democracy, Human Rights In U.S. Foreign Policy
Tillis joined a bipartisan group of 15 senators in urging President Trump to prioritize advocacy for democracy and respect for human rights in the administration’s foreign policy agenda.
Press Releases 05/4/2017
Tillis Statement on FY17 Omnibus, H-2B Provision
“While not perfect, this bipartisan legislation takes key steps to bolster our national security, including increasing defense spending to rebuild our military and providing more funds to help secure our border,” said Senator Tillis.
Press Releases 05/4/2017
Tillis Co-Sponsors Bipartisan Legislation To Prevent Overmedication & Combat Suicide Among Veterans
“Reducing the heartbreaking number of veterans who commit suicide every single day has been one of my top priorities as a member of the Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee,” said Senator Tillis.
Press Releases 05/3/2017
Tillis, Peters Lead Colleagues in Bipartisan Letter Calling for Funding for State Veterans Homes
Federal funds made available through the VA State Home Construction Grant Program allow states to make critical renovations and upgrades to existing facilities and construct new facilities to serve the aging veteran population.
Press Releases 04/27/2017
Tillis, Klobuchar Introduce Bipartisan Legislation To Increase Newborn Care For Veterans
The Newborn Care Improvement Act would double the number of days veterans receive care for their newborns from 7 to 14.
Press Releases 04/24/2017
Tillis Statement On Perdue’s Confirmation As Ag Secretary And The Future Of The Farm Bill
When I met with Secretary Perdue earlier this year, I was heartened by his knowledge of agriculture and his passion for this important industry.
Press Releases 04/10/2017
Tillis Joins Bipartisan Effort to Preserve the Legislative Filibuster
Last week, Tillis joined a bipartisan group of Senators urging to leave the legislative filibuster intact and preserve the 60 vote threshold for legislation.
Press Releases 04/7/2017
Tillis, Peters Lead Colleagues in Calling for Funding to Advance Self-Driving Vehicles
USDOT Automated Vehicle Proving Grounds Will Serve as Hubs for Developing Advanced Automotive Technologies